A collection of key content from sources around the globe.
How smartphones affect tweens and what alternatives can keep kids safe.
When's the right time to start your child with a phone? Is 12 too young? Here's what a professional screen time consultant tells parents about the risks kids face online.
More comfortable online than out partying, post-Millennials are safer, physically, than adolescents have ever been. But they’re on the brink of a mental-health crisis.
More than two dozen states have sued Meta over allegations that its social media platforms can be addicting and violate consumer protection and child safety laws.
Dopamine is part of an ancient neural pathway that ensures human survival. It is also part of the reason it is so hard to stop playing a video game or pass up a cupcake.
Tweens, teens and their parents have mixed reviews of the new restrictions amid concerns about the effects on safety. Advocates cite benefits on young people’s academic achievement and mental health.
Anna Lembke is professor of psychiatry at Stanford University School of Medicine and chief of the Stanford Addiction Medicine Dual Diagnosis Clinic. A clinician scholar, she has published more than a hundred peer-reviewed papers, book chapters, and commentaries.
Debunk the common misconception that preteens and teens are fully prepared for group texting and identify ten prevalent issues within group texting and media sharing.
ScreenStrong gives you the reasons WHY and HOW to remove access to toxic screens (video games, social media, pornography) from developing brains.
No nonsense, no arguments, no complicated
parental controls or impossible rules.